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The Grateful Palate - CLOSED

817 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2929
+1 954-566-3044
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good8%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
11 Jul 2017
“Family Wedding Venue”
28 Sep 2016
“Wonderful Reunion Event !”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
817 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2929
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Reviewed 22 July 2011

Great little hidden gem in Ft. Lauderdale. It has an eclectic feel when you walk in. The kitchen is open and faces into the dining area. Their service and food was amazing. We had 7PM reservations on a Saturday in July and it didn't get...More

1  Thank SusanFt_Lauderdale
Reviewed 22 July 2011

The food and service were excellent! The only complaint I have is that I was hosting a business dinner for 10 people and they set us up at the "Captain's Table" which had a HUGE column in the middle of the table! You couldn't see...More

Thank Teresa012303
Reviewed 20 July 2011

Fort Lauderdale has tons of nice restaurants with good food. This one is both, but also extremely overpriced. Their menu just changed and I think they're having issues appropriately pricing the new item. I ordered the lobster dish. It was $55. Out came a (this...More

2  Thank KPBlack
Reviewed 24 May 2011

Don't let the nondescript strip mall location fool you. This place is a sophisticated (without being haughty) restaurant that offers innovative dishes with fresh organic ingredients. Tables are well spaced and the dining room is quietly handsome. They pride themselves on farm fresh ingredients and...More

1  Thank nycnyuguy
Reviewed 1 April 2011

About a week ago, I had the pleasure of eating at the Grateful Palate. And what a phenomenal dining experience it was! A friend of mine recommended my husband and I try it. It was such a treat to get away to a place that...More

3  Thank Bells251
Reviewed 31 March 2011

I most say the food is amazing, definately worth the extra cost. The atmosphere was very relaxed. The service was excellent. The best find in Fort Lauderdale.

Thank homecation
Reviewed 31 March 2011

I've been to the Grateful Palate a few times this year and every time I get a wonderful surprise! The food is fresh and different. For instance the Greek salad with the feta fritters. The seared shrimp is out if this world. Went there also...More

1  Thank Martha088
Reviewed 8 March 2011

This is hands down the best restaurant in Fort Lauderdale...it is not cheap, but you get the finest food, and good service! My new favorite place to eat.

Thank sasfisher
Reviewed 8 March 2011

From October through December I had to make several business trips to Fort Lauderdale. After my first visit I found myself gravitating to the Grateful Palate on every trip. Whether dining alone at the bar or at a table with associates, every experience was great....More

Thank flyawayCT
Reviewed 7 February 2011

We were in Ft Lauderdale for a concert at the Broward Performance Center. I heard about this place but had no idea what it would be like. It was really a wonderful place. The food, service and ambience ended a great evening after listening to...More

Thank MiamiBeachExplorer
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
American, Contemporary
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-2929
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-566-3044
  • E-mail
The Grateful Palate is one of the top fine dining restaurants in Fort Lauderdale, featuring a Wine and Liquor Bar/Lounge, exclusive private dining options and specialized catering in the Fort Lauderdale and South Florida area.
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